Armed robbers on Thursday killed a Divisional Police Officer and seven other policemen when they invaded a community in Kogi State to attack an old generation bank.
The incident, which took place in Isanlu under Yagba East Local Government Area of the state has since sent panic across the region.
SaharaReporters gathered that the armed robbers invaded the bank at about 4pm, shooting sporadically with stray bullets hitting several persons.
The robbers then proceeded to a police station in the town and killed the eight policemen.
An eyewitness revealed that the robbers forced their way into the banking hall using dynamite to destroy the security doors of the facility.
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